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6.0-magnitude quake in Ecuador damages houses, hospitals

6.0-magnitude quake in Ecuador damages houses, hospitals

🕔12:19, 28.Mar 2022

A powerful earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale hit Ecuador’s coastal province of Esmeraldas, damaging residences, hospitals, and public buildings, authorities said. Quito, March 28 (IANS) A powerful earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale hit Ecuador’s coastal province of

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Buildings shake as 7.5-magnitude quake kills 4 in Mexico

Buildings shake as 7.5-magnitude quake kills 4 in Mexico

🕔08:14, 24.Jun 2020

Mexico City, June 24  A powerful earthquake measuring 7.5 on the Richter scale hit the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, killing four people and injuring four others, the National Civil Protection Coordination (CNPC) said on Wednesday. A tsunami warning was

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Powerful 7.9 Alaska earthquake prompts tsunami alert

Powerful 7.9 Alaska earthquake prompts tsunami alert

🕔20:39, 23.Jan 2018

Washington, Jan 23  A powerful earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale struck the Gulf of Alaska in the US on Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning along the coastline that urged people in the affected areas to head to higher

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134 killed in powerful earthquake near Iran-Iraq border

134 killed in powerful earthquake near Iran-Iraq border

🕔10:51, 13.Nov 2017

Tehran/Baghdad, Nov 13  At least 134 people were killed and over thousands others injured after a powerful earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale struck an area near the Iran-Iraq border, media reports said on Monday. According to Iran’s state-run

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